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Independent Retirement Solutions, LLC (IRS LLC) is an independently-owned and operated business located in Toledo, Ohio. Our broker/dealer, LPL Financial, is the largest independent broker/dealer in the country (based on revenues as reported by “Financial Planning Magazine”, June 1996-2016.)

We are dedicated to developing strategies and providing personalized retirement and investment planning services. Our objective is to empower clients to achieve and maintain their vision of an independent lifestyle.

Melvyn E. Wicks is the President and lead-planner for Independent Retirement Solutions LLC. He holds the professional designations of Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®), Chartered Financial Consultant™ (ChFC®), and Retirement Income...

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Brenda C. Welling has been with Independent Retirement Solutions LLC since November, 1998, and is a Financial Paraplanner Qualified Professional™ (FPQP™). As the office Administration Manager, Brenda works closely with Mel...

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Annette W. Wicks

Notary Public - Ohio

(419) 865-8579

(419) 865-5404

Annette W. Wicks joined IRS LLC in August, 2005 and is our Operations Manager and an Ohio Notary. Annette became certified as an Orton-Gillingham tutor in 2007 and teaches reading to children who have dyslexia.

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